• Montell Jordan offers to suit up for Cavaliers

    Montell Jordan offers to suit up for Cavaliers

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    Jordan will likely become an unrestricted free agent at the end of this season, which means the Cavs could be looking at a one-year deal. "They are looking at guys like Derrick Favors". Nonetheless, the Cavs could and should make a run at the two-way combo guard, considering they have one of the worst defenses in the entire National Basketball Association and haven't been able to contain top-tier guards this year.
  • Mauricio Pochettino coy on Arsenal's January business

    Mauricio Pochettino coy on Arsenal's January business

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    Both Lovren and Andrew Robertson angrily confronted Alli after his dive and the former has taken to Instagram to send a reminder to the Spurs man. "The second, everyone was clear how [Virgil] Van Dijk kicked Lamela". The England worldwide was deservedly criticised for his behaviour but his manager Mauricio Pochettino has come out to defend him in a rather surprising interview.
  • Conor McGregor is going head to head with MAC Cosmetics

    Conor McGregor is going head to head with MAC Cosmetics

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    Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather are reportedly in talks over a sensational MMA rematch potentially worth $500million (£360m). The pair fought eachother in a boxing ring back in August 2017 with Mayweather winning via knockout, but speculation has risen over recent weeks with the undefeated boxer posting clips of himself inside an Octagon.
  • USA to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on North Korea: Mike Pence

    USA to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on North Korea: Mike Pence

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    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has not discounted the possibility of meetings with North Korean representatives on the sidelines of the Winter Olympics , where he will officially represent the U.S. A potential escalation of sanctions could be the US blacklisting Chinese banks accused of providing North Korea access to the worldwide financial system and facilitating sanctions evasion.
  • Russian athletes rejected by IOC

    Russian athletes rejected by IOC

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    Their findings resulted in more than two dozen Russian athletes being disqualified from the Sochi standings, and officials are still sorting through which medals to rescind. In a further 11 cases anti-doping violations were confirmed, but their lifetime bans have been reduced just to cover the 2018 Winter Games , which start in Pyeongchang on 9 February.
  • Kane is Europe's best admits Wenger despite derby tension

    Kane is Europe's best admits Wenger despite derby tension

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    But he has recovered well and is in line for a recall. The Gunners have a number of fitness concerns in the lead-up to the Wembley clash, with Nacho Monreal, Petr Cech and Danny Welbeck all fighting to return in time to feature. "We feel we have a good level of performance at Wembley, but it will all come down to the day", said Wenger. "As much as you have to certainly be emotionally charged because of the importance of the game, once you're on the pitch you have to be calm, focused ...
  • Cavaliers slump again with Rockets thumping as LeBron sits out fourth quarter

    Cavaliers slump again with Rockets thumping as LeBron sits out fourth quarter

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    CLEVELAND (AP) - Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue has a long list of immediate concerns. "We are not firing our head coach", one Cavaliers official told ESPN late Saturday night. Now, they can't do that. They let a almost $5 million trade exception expire last month, in part because it would cost the Cavs millions in salary and tax penalties to waive one of their current players in order to make room.James has a $35.6 million player's option on his contract next season.
  • SuRie to represent the United Kingdom at Eurovision 2018

    SuRie to represent the United Kingdom at Eurovision 2018

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    Six acts competed in BBC's Eurovision: You Decide 2018 for the chance to sing at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon. The Eurovision Song Contest 2018 takes place in Lisbon, Portugal on May 12 . SuRie said she would celebrate her win with "a bottle of something bubbly and a straw". Cork has appeared at Eurovision on two previous occasions, as a backing dancer for Belgian act Loic Nottet in 2015 and as musical director for Belgium's Blanche past year.
  • EPL: Conte Under Pressure as Watford Stun Chelsea Late in The Game

    EPL: Conte Under Pressure as Watford Stun Chelsea Late in The Game

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    Following the loss at Vicarage Road, which followed a 3-0 drubbing at home to Bournemouth , Conte's position has become under increased pressure. While it was a ideal result for Gracia, it is likely to raise even more questions about Conte's future and how much longer he will remain in charge of Chelsea .
  • Stats: Virat Kohli's 34th ODI century breaks more records

    Stats: Virat Kohli's 34th ODI century breaks more records

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    Virat Kohli's team amassed 303-6 in their 50 overs after being sent in to bat by Aiden Markram . Meanwhile, Kohli also became the second opposition captain to score 150 runs in South Africa . MS Dhoni (10) and Kedar Jadhav (1) went cheaply but the India skipper launched a late surge and a diving David Miller was unable to deny him a first maximum as his momentum took him over the ropes, with another two boundaries to finish taking the tourists beyond 300 and capping a phenomenal innings.
  • Spurs' FA Cup win over Newport showed squad depth - Pochettino

    Spurs' FA Cup win over Newport showed squad depth - Pochettino

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    But for Kane's equaliser, Amond could have been contemplating a fifth round tie with either Millwall or Rochdale , and a place in Newport County and FA Cup folklore. Since losing to West Ham United in the League Cup fourth round, Tottenham are unbeaten in their last 11 games at Wembley (W9 D2). However, unfortunately for Butler, the defender's footing was all wrong for the clearance with the ball instead clipping his heel and flying into the bottom right corner.
  • Nuggets' franchise value skyrockets year over year

    Nuggets' franchise value skyrockets year over year

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    The significant increase in value comes on the heels of majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov selling a 49% stake in the team to Joseph Tsai, co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, for $1.2 billion in October. The Knicks continue to hold down the top spot in the valuations at $3.6 billion, a nine percent increase from a year ago, with the Lakers ($3.3 billion) at No.
  • Moaning Mahrez may never leave Leicester if he keeps sulking

    Moaning Mahrez may never leave Leicester if he keeps sulking

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    However, according to France Football , both Toure and Mangala had also been used as potential makeweights, with Leicester purportedly willing to listen to cash-plus-player (s) deals in order to make up their proposed £95m valuation (although the publication also claim it was in fact around £10m less than that).
  • Cris 'Cyborg' Justino, Yana Kunitskaya title bout planned for UFC 222

    Cris 'Cyborg' Justino, Yana Kunitskaya title bout planned for UFC 222

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    Now she's being called upon to save a pay-per-view card. With Max Holloway unable to defend his featherweight title at UFC 222 because of an injury, the UFC turned to its women's featherweight champion to save the show. Holm became the first fighter to go the distance with Justino since 2008. She will try to make it an even 20 wins against Kunitskaya (10-3), who has never competed in a UFC event before.
  • Gay US Olympian declined meeting with Pence

    Gay US Olympian declined meeting with Pence

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    He told USA Today last month that he was open to the possibility of meeting Pence, who he said seemed " more mild-mannered". "It just seems like such a unusual choice for me because I feel, like, we're in 2018", Mr. "And I feel like the Olympics is all about inclusion and coming together and it seems like it's not really doing that". Rippon had said he'd rather not meet with Pence during the meet-and-greet between the official delegation and U.S.
  • Conte to stay as Chelsea boss despite loss to Watford

    Conte to stay as Chelsea boss despite loss to Watford

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    The Italian has called on the Chelsea board to end the uncertainty over his future by publicly confirming it trusts in his work but votes of confidence are rare at Stamford Bridge. As Spanish website SPORT has revealed, former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is the favorite for this job. Now, there is even more panic as it is the first time in 22 years in which Chelsea have lost back-to-back games by three goals.
  • More Russians appeal to CAS for Olympic start in PyeongChang

    More Russians appeal to CAS for Olympic start in PyeongChang

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    Last week, CAS fully overturned the International Olympic Committee ban for 28 Russian athletes and partially upheld the appeals against the ban for 11 others. "We are supplying Barunsengkak condoms for athletes attending the Winter Olympics with goodwill, and believe that Korea's representative condom brand should donate for the event", a spokesperson for Korean condom brand Convenience said to the Korea Biomedical Review .
  • Boxing could face expulsion from Games, IOC warns

    Boxing could face expulsion from Games, IOC warns

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    In a press conference on Wednesday, Bach said: "The timing there was not in our hands". International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has defended their approach to the Russian doping problem ahead of the Winter Olympics .
  • Roughly 1200 Olympic Security Guards Quarantined After Virus Outbreak

    Roughly 1200 Olympic Security Guards Quarantined After Virus Outbreak

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    CAS added that as well as short-track speedskating great Ahn, the 32 include world cross-country skiing champion Sergei Ustyugov and world biathlon champion Anton Shipulin . The number of OAR athletes could increase, with the Court of Arbitration for Sport announcing, as the International Olympic Committee session was ongoing, that 32 Russian athletes have begun a procedure against the decision not to invite them to the Pyeongchang Games.
  • Mom Walks Off Stage When Son Commits To Florida

    Mom Walks Off Stage When Son Commits To Florida

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    No. 40 overall prospect Jacob Copeland had his college decision narrowed down to three schools: University of Tennessee , University of Alabama and Florida State University. It is, however, not the first time we've seen this. When asked about why he picked the one school that his mother didn't appear to be on board with, Copeland told ESPN, "I can't go with my mom, I gotta go with my heart".
  • Ahn among Russians seeking Pyeongchang spots

    Ahn among Russians seeking Pyeongchang spots

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    The number of OAR athletes could increase, with the Court of Arbitration for Sport announcing, as the International Olympic Committee session was ongoing, that 32 Russian athletes have begun a procedure against the decision not to invite them to the Pyeongchang Games.